The Wangkanguru language lies in the very far north of the state of South Australia crossing into the Northern Territory.
It lies north of the Arabana language and the Dhirari language.

AIATSIS id : L.27

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Gongaru, Kanguru (short form of their name), Ongkongura, Ongkonguru, Partama (name given by Kukatja), Unganoora, Wanganguru, Wangganguri, Wangganguru (used by AIATSIS), Wangkanguru (Jangkundjara / Yankunytjatjara pronunciation), Wangkangurru, Wingkungira (Iliaura name), Wonganguru, Wongganguru, Wonggongaru, Wongkaguru, Wongkanguru, Wong-kongaru, Wongkongaru, Wongonooroo, Wongkaoora, Wong-kaooroo Wongkaooroo, Wongkonguru, Wongo-nooroo, Wonka-nguru, Wonkanguru, Wonkangurra, Wonkanjuru, Wonkanooroo, Wonkaoora, Wonkgongaru, Wonkongaru, Wonkongnuru, Wonkonguru.

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approximate location of Wankanguru

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The above map is based upon the Horton Indigenous Map of Australia © Aboriginal Studies Press, AIATSIS, and Auslig/Sinclair, Knight, Merz, 1996. The full map is available on the AIATSIS website. The locations of the languages of SA, as stated on the this website are not intended for Land Claim use, and are an approximate guide only. Individual language project locations are based on information from publicly available MILR (ILS) documents.